|The great electric streetcar company and other stories - Lardner, J. F., (James F.), 1924-|
Keywords: Cable cars (Streetcars); Cable cars (Streetcars); Cable cars (Streetcars)
|Give Street Cars a Chance - Fletcher Keyes|
Mayor Dave on the mic
Keywords: Mayor Dave; streetcars
|" ... and so made town and country one": the streetcar and the building of Portland, Oregon, 1872-1920 - Richard H. Engeman|
BA thesis, Reed College, 1969.
Keywords: Portland; Oregon; history; streetcars
Downloads: 403 (1 review)
|The cable cars of San Francisco (Volume 1965) - Rockwell, Robert|
Keywords: Cable cars (Streetcars)
|Ed Black on Internal Combustion - David Room|
Author and investigative journalist Edwin Black speaks with David Room in September 2007 about the corporate forces that have for more than a century sabotaged the creation of alternative energies and vehicles in order to keep us dependent on oil. He speaks of the beginnings of electric cars around the turn of the 20th century and the ultimate ascendancy of the electric car. He also discusses how GM and several other corporations conspired to dismantle electric streetcar systems throughout the U...
Keywords: petroleum; oil; electric; car; internal combustion; streetcars
|March of Progress, The - Harman (Hugh) Productions|
Tour of the modern interurban trolley system of San Francisco's East Bay and over the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge. Predicts the bright postwar future of streetcar transit, with visionary images of advanced-design railcars. The Key System transbay service was abandoned in 1961.
Keywords: San Francisco: Infrastructure; Transportation: Interurban streetcars
Downloads: 11,783 (3 reviews)
|Glance at the Past: Streetcars|
A local historyradio project presented by the Grand Rapids Historical Commisson and the Community Media Center put to video. History on the streetcars in Grand Rapids.
Keywords: glance past grand rapids streetcars streetcar
|Home Movie: 98232: Philadelphia Transit Co.|
Can marked: "Philadelphia Trans. Co. / Dated 1956 & 8-5-61"
Keywords: prelinger; home movies; transit; trolleys; streetcars
Downloads: 1,092 (2 reviews)
|Audit follow-up memorandum : results of the follow-up review for audit of MTA cable car fare collection practices (Volume 2010) - San Francisco (Calif.). Office of the Controller|
"June 1, 2010."
Keywords: San Francisco (Calif.). Municipal Transportation Agency; Cable cars (Streetcars); Cable cars (Streetcars); Local transit; Local transit
|Before (and after) the Car: Shaping San Francisco's Transit History - Shaping San Francisco|
A vivid account of how San Franciscans moved around this peninsula through time: walking through the sand, horse-drawn stagecoaches, Clipper Ships and Shanghaiing, cable cars, ghosts of train routes and former freeways, plus the role of mass bicycle rides in both the 19th and 20th centuries. Presented by Chris Carlsson
Keywords: transit; transportation; wind power; horsecars; cable cars; streetcars; Key System; trains; bicycles; cyclers; 1890s
|Municipal Transportation Agency : the Agency needs to improve cable car fare collection practices (Volume April 17, 2007) - San Francisco (Calif.). Office of the Controller. City Services Auditor Division|
"April 17, 2007"
Keywords: San Francisco (Calif.). Municipal Transportation Agency; Cable cars (Streetcars); Local transit; Local transit
|Smd 12 - showmedoctrine.com|
This week on the SMD:An expanded discussion on the trolley ... er streetcar propositions in St. Louis.Then Illinois strikes down the "Amazon Tax" will this have a domino effect through the nation.Finally we say goodnight to Blockbuster Video with a tear in our eye. Plus, the Pop Culture Review and Wild Card Question of the Week.
Keywords: Missouri; Missouri news; St. Louis; St. Louis news; Streetcars; Trolley; Amazon Tax; Illinois Supreme Court; Blockbuster
|Streetcars and Belt Line Railroad - Shaping San Francisco|
Silent footage from the Prelinger Archive of streetcars and the Belt Line railroad in San Francisco in the 1920s.
Keywords: streetcars; Belt Line Railroad; Market Street; 1920s; White Front cars; Roar of the Four
|St. Louis Argus, October 19, 1917|
St. Louis Argus newspaper, issue dated 10/19/1917
Keywords: Fort Des Moines; World War I; East St. Louis; race riot; Leroy Bundy; Sumner High; John Marshall; Frank L. Williams; military draft; Negro Business League; Provident Hospital; Fredericktown; Farmington; Webster Groves; Poplar Bluff; Alton; Pythian Hall; Mill Tax; United Railways; street-cars; ywca; wheatley branch
|Insight: The Political Junkie Goes West / News Network: Sacramento / OR-7 Pack / Portland Cello Project - Capital Public Radio, Inc.|
The Political Junkie Goes West - The Political Junkie, Ken Rudin, has some ideas about what President Barack Obama might talk about in his State of the Union address Tuesday night. He joins us to talk about what to expect in tonight's speech. News Network: Sacramento - Sacramento News & Review Co-Editor Nick Miller is on this week's News Network. He'll discuss streetcars and a rally against the city's homeless camping ordinance, and an article about Sacramento County's approach to psychiatric ca...
Keywords: Insight; KXJZ; Capital Public Radio; Sacramento public radio; CSU Sacramento; The Political Junkie Goes West; Ken Rudin; President Barack Obama; State of the Union address; News Network: Sacramento; Nick Miller, Sacramento News & Review Co-Editor; streetcars; rally against the city's homeless camping ordinance; Sacramento County's approach to psychiatric care; Ami Bera, Sacramento Congressman; honor the widow of a slain sheriff's deputy; OR-7 Pack; lone wolf; Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife; Russ Morgan, ODFW wolf coordinator; Portland Cello Project; Bach; Taylor Swift; the Portland Cello Project; classical; to. e.s; Elliott Smith; Harlow's in Sacramento; Diane Chaplin
|Richmond ReView (Volume Vol. 4, No. 12)|
Richmond District, Seacliff, Laurel Heights, and Presidio Heights neighborhood newspaper
Keywords: Asian youth; Beach Chalet; may become restaurant; California Pacific Medical Center; cancer center proposal on hold; Curb-painters; rogue painters hit 23rd Avenue; Ferrari, Donna; All parts are not created equal; Fewer, Brian; Sea to Sea in a Model T; Filming; I Married an Axe Murderer; George Washington H.S; $9 million overhaul almost complete; George Washington H.S; $9 million overhaul nears completion; Golden Gate National Recreation Area; locals protest changes; Golden Gate National Recreation Area; preliminary designs for Sutro Historic District; History; Streetcars in the Richmond; Hon, Maria; compost bins; Jacoby/Chatham, Laura; Clean Plus Cleaners closes and reopens, Chinese film festival, Four Star,Circus, Lou Giraudo, Richard Harcos death (cabbie); Lee, John M; HIV; Lee, John M; Where should you invest?; Lion's, Park Presidio; golf benefit; Mosher, Mark; Bridging the budget gap; Muni; new senior ID card; Optimist Club; awards officer Jones Wong; Perrigan, Dana; A trip back to the past; Seniors; target of Gypsy scams; Seniors; targets of Gypsy scams; SF Chamber of Commerce; awards Bob Wong community service award; St. Anne's Senior Home; artist's exhibitions; St. Mary's Hospital and Medical Center; 2nd medicine ball; Strybing Aboretum; library 20th anniversary open house; Sutro Historic District; Draft plan released; Sutro Historic District; Plan to renovate area; Tyson, Eric; expenses squeezing standard of living; UCSF-Laurel Heights; not guilty of fraud; Wong, Bob; winner of chamber award; Wong, David; comic artist, The Bat; Burglaries; stores increase, brief